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Cummins Inc. Instrumentation Engineering Technician (Hourly)- 3x12 Weekend AM Shift Columbus, Indiana in Columbus, Indiana

Instrumentation Engineering Technician (Hourly)- 3x12 Weekend AM Shift Columbus, Indiana


We are looking for a talented Instrumentation Engineering Technician to join our team at the in Columbus, IN with starting pay of $31.00 -$35.00/hour plus a $.50 cents shift premium. Also a $1500.00 signing bonus. Shift hours are Friday-Sunday, 7am - 7pm. Work 36 hours, get paid for 40 hours.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Builds, repairs and prepares articles for testing and associated auxiliary equipment. Installs test article into test structure (test cell, table, rig, etc.). Performs tests in accordance with set test methods.

  • Performs testing in accordance with established test procedures and methodology.

  • Consistently provides accurate and reliable test results.

  • Has an in-depth understanding of the function on of the test equipment used to perform test and the contribution of the test equipment to the validity of the test results.

  • Configures and operates data acquisition systems; analyzes and reviews data for appropriateness.

  • Has an in-depth understanding of the functioning of the product under test to assess the contribution of the product to the validity of the test results.

  • Performs test stand installation, troubleshooting and setups and the upkeep and maintenance of laboratory equipment.

  • Provides support/recommendations to engineering for equipment supplier evaluation and qualification, equipment and facility updates and instrument specification.

  • Performs other duties as required.



Education, Licenses, Certifications:

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent required with Department of Labor Certification OR

  • Associates degree from an accredited program in a related field and at least two years of relevant experience OR

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field OR

  • Relevant military education and experience.

---This position may require licensing for compliance with export controls or sanctions regulations.

Competencies and Skills:

Communicates effectively - Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.

Manages complexity - Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.

Decision quality - Making good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.

Data Acquisition - Prepares samples, verifies equipment calibration and performs tests according to an approved standard procedure or work instruction in a manner which ensures, and results in, data that can be trusted and delivered to the engineer or customer.

Product Function Test System Design - Interprets test equipment specifications from test standards or lab customer requirements; selects and integrates appropriate equipment, instrumentation and software to control boundary conditions and collect measurement data; assesses capability of the lab equipment against the requirements and support infrastructure.

Test Setup and Configuration - Interprets test plan to determine optimal location and orientation within a test space in accordance with local safety and environmental requirements and fabricates required system with appropriate materials.


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Columbus Engine Plant

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting May 19, 2023, 7:44:42 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Engine Business

Role Category Onsite

Req ID: 230003D4